The Joint Admission Matriculation Board (JAMB) has disclosed why it restricted candidates from choosing two public universities during the 2017 online registration. Fabian Benjamin, JAMB’s Head of Media and Information, told Premium Times on Saturday that the choice of public universities was restricted to one but candidates can choose as many colleges of education and
Federal Govt. FG Returns Federal Agric Universities to Agric Ministry, to Scrapped Non-Agric Courses
Nigeria’s Federal Universities of Agriculture have been returned from the supervision of the Ministry of Education to the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. Minister of Agriculture and Rural development, Chief Audu Ogbeh announced this at a recent stakeholders meeting with Vice Chancellors and Governing Boards of the universities in Abuja. This action- returning
NUC Published Names of Illegal Universities & Degree Awarding Institutions in Nigeria (See List Below)
The National Universities Commission wishes to inform the general public, especially parents and prospective undergraduates, that the under-listed “Degree Mills” have not been licensed by the Federal Government and have, therefore, been closed down for violating the Education (National Minimum Standards etc) Act CAP E3 Law of the Federation of Nigeria 2004. List of Illegal Universities Closed
The Executive Secretary of the National University Commission, NUC, Abubakar Rasheed, has said that the number of universities in Nigeria was too small given its population. He charged individuals and organisations to invest in education by establishing private universities. Delivering the convocation lecture of the Fountain University, Osogbo, Mr. Rasheed explained that Nigeria has just
The Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) has proposed to make the study of law a second-degree course in Nigerian Universities. In a statement signed by the NBA secretary, Isiaka Olagunju, the development is to raise the bar for Nigerian lawyers and to find a lasting solution to the seemingly low standard of legal profession in the
The Federal Government on Sunday directed that some of specialized universities should stop running programmes that are outside their mandates. Below specialized universities that the FG has forbidden to offer courses like law and accounting: Universities of Agriculture 1. Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta (FUNAAB) 2. Federal University of Agriculture Makurdi (FUAM) 3. Michael Okpara
The Nigerian Federal Government have concluded plan to construct water dams in three federal universities in the end the persistent water problem facing several federal universities in the country. As a result, the federal universities in Owerri, Jos and Abuja have been slated to have dams because the project has been included in the 2017 budget. However,
Abuja: The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, said on Monday that it would commence a warning strike on October 2. A statement signed by Ben Ugheoke, the Chairman, University of Abuja chapter of ASUU, stated that the Federal Government had failed to embark on meaningful dialogue with the union. “We have tried to dialogue
The Federal Government on Saturday explained that its ban on the post-Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination and the general admission procedures, “does not in any way affect the statutory role of the Senate of any university or the academic boards of any tertiary institution conducting its admissions”. Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu , in a
The Association of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities (AVCNU) has stated that the Minister of Education’s pronouncement did not take away a university’s right to select its students as the law empowers its Senate to screen applicants before admission. The Secretary-General of the Vice-Chancellors association, Prof Michael Faborode, who was the guest speaker at the 11th convocation lecture
Nigeria: The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has expressed displeasure over cut in allocation for personnel expenditure to Federal Universities by the Federal Government. According Prof. Suleiman Muhammed, Abuja Zonal Coordinator, the cut had adversely affected the union. Prof. Muhammed said that relevant authorities like the Federal Ministry of Finance and Budget Office seemed not
If you are interested in studying in a South African university, the 2016 best universities in South Africa ranking might be of help. The Latest ranking was obtained from the updated 2016 edition of Webometrics data which ranked the University of Cape town as the best university in south africa. See the full list below.
Full List Of Top 100 Universities In Nigeria for 2016 Ranking Few days ago vaxity.com published an article about the four best university ranking in Nigeria by the National University Commission (NUC). Click HERE for that article. To we bring you the full list of the official NUC best hundred universities ranking in Nigeria. 1.
According to the Nigerian National Universities Commission, NUC, the following are the best ranking universities in the country: University of Ibadan, UI (Overall best university) University of Ilorin, UNILORIN (Best ranking second generation university) University of Jos, UNIJOS (2nd best ranking second generation university) Covenant University (Best private university) Note: The second generation Universities are
The National Universities Commission (NUC), wishes to inform the general public that whereas the Commission maintains its stand that online degrees are not accepted in Nigeria at the moment, this does not include the approved Nigerian Universities e-Learning Programme run within the shores of Nigeria. The Nigerian Universities e-Learning Programme is a legitimate and well thought out
The National Universities Commission (NUC) Dissociates Self From Alleged Nigerian University Ranking.
Nigeria- The National Universities Commission (NUC) has dissociated itself from the purported ranking of Nigerian universities making rounds on the Internet. In a statement released by NUC, the commission said that the list did not emanate from the supervisory agency of the nation’s university system. The statement read, “The attention of the NUC has been
Deadline: 1 April 2016 (annual) Study in: UK Course starts Sep/Oct 2016 Brief description: Commonwealth Scholarships for Master’s study in the UK are offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries who would not otherwise be able to study in the UK . These scholarships do not cover undergraduate courses, PhD study, or any pre-sessional English language
Vaxity Educational Service wishes to inform the general public, especially parents and prospective undergraduate students that the National Universities Commission (NUC) of Nigeria has released a list of illegal degree awarding Universities in Nigeria as follows: LIST OF ILLEGAL DEGREE AWARDING INSTITUTIONS (“DEGREE MILLS”) OPERATING IN NIGERIA 1) University of Accountancy and Management
Students at three of South Africa’s top universities “shut down” their campuses On Monday (Oct. 19), with protests against fee increases for the 2016 academic year. The mass demonstrations began at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg last week Wednesday (Oct. 14), after the university ranked as the 2nd best South African university in the
THE CAUSES OF EXAMINATION MALPRACTICES IN NIGERIAN UNIVERSITIES (A CASE STUDY OF IMO STATE UNIVERSITY, OWERRI) BY SEGUN AKINWALE OLAYIWOLA G2005/PGDE/IE/FT/1446 A Research Project Submitted in Partial Fulfilment of Requirements for the Award of the Postgraduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) to Institute of Education, Faculty of Education